The first table below looks at the demand for the WPF Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WPF Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) Developer
Rank 50 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a WPF Developer 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.18% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 432 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.33% 93.91% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 230 277
Average daily rate £325 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 50 79
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £20.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
WPF Developer
South East

WPF Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WPF Developer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WPF Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WPF Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WPF Developer across the Oxfordshire region.

WPF Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WPF Developer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework

WPF Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited WPF Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WPF Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + (Depending on experience)
Posted: 21 days ago